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Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

FILIPSTAD BRYGGE 1, PO BOX 2043 VIKA, 0125 OSLO, NORWAY
Tel:
Work +47 21 95 55 00
Fax:
Fax +47 21 95 55 01
Email:
Web:
www.svw.no
Bergen, Kristiansand, Oslo, Singapore, Stavanger, Tromso and 1 more

Peter Simonsen

Tel:
Work +47 934 90 653
Email:
Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig

Work Department

Dispute resolution and litigation

Position

Partner. Peter Simonsen is in charge of our division for Litigation. He has many years’ experience as lawyer and legal advisor within several fields and business sectors. Simonsen primarily works with advising businesses that invest in and manage properties. He is also Chairman of the board of several real estate companies. Simonsen is experienced in legal procedure in a number of legal disciplines. He regularly argues cases before the Supreme Court and lower courts, and in arbitration.

Career

Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, 2013-; Partner, Simonsen Advokatfirma DA, 2003-2012; Managing partner, Advokatfirmaet PricewaterhouseCoopers DA, 2000-2003; Partner, Advokatfirmaet PricewaterhouseCoopers DA, 1998-2003; Partner, Advokatfirmaet Price Waterhouse AS, 1997-1998; Partner, Simonsen & Musæus Advokatfirma DA, 1988-1997; Lawyer, shared offices with H.r.adv. Gustav Heiberg Simonsen, 1985-1987; Associate, H.r.adv. Gustav Heiberg Simonsen, 1984-1985; Associate, Advokatene Feydt, Hagen & Skotvedt, 1982-1984.

Languages

Norwegian and English.

Member

Member of the Norwegian Bar Assosiation.

Education

Cand.jur., The University of Oslo, 1982


Norway

Construction

Within: Construction

Kjell Sagen Berg heads Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s team, which is recognised for its contentious strength and procurement experience. Clients also praise the ‘highly committedPeter Simonsen, Jon Oppedal Vale in Trondheim, and Atle Berentsen in Kristiansand.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Highlights for Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig’s ‘engaged and committed’ practice included representing Kruse Smith in several construction disputes, acting for Ascendia in patent litigation, and representing Caprino Filmcenter in an IP infringement dispute. Peter Simonsen leads the group; Christian Bjørtuft Ellingsen and Egil Horstad are also key names. Kjell Sagen Berg joined the firm’s Trondheim office.

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